Brentwood Elementary School

  • Brentwood Elementary School serves 437 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Brentwood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Brentwood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Brentwood Elementary School's student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brentwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brentwood Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1697 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
45%
17%
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Black
29%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brentwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
15%
48%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brentwood Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.690.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brentwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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